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  1. Democratic caucus on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KUAM News

    ... national committeeman and committeewoman. The seven delegates selected will join five superdelegates at the convention. Guam has a total of 12 delegate votes up for grabs for the democratic presidential nomination. The democratic caucus is set for ...

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  2. Animal control experts backed by mayorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KUAM News

    The Mayors Council of Guam is showing their support for animal control officers. In a meeting held earlier this week, mayors passed two resolutions related to the stray animal roundup and dog catchers.

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  3. FESTPAC app will let residents plan for all cultural activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUAM News

    With the Festival of Pacific Arts only two weeks away, Organizing Committee chairman Nate Denight gave an event overview to Rotarians this afternoon. FESTPAC will kickoff with a traditional canoe ceremony set for May 22. "About 19 canoes are sailing to Guam, canoes from Palau and some of the other islands are going to sail up to Saipan and then to Guam and then at 5am they'll welcome them with a very traditional pacific island ceremony," he explained.

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  4. Ricky Sanchez pleads guilty to drugsRead the original story

    Tuesday | KUAM News

    Former Guam Homeland Security employee Ricky Sanchez pleaded guilty to drug charges in the District Court today. Sanchez was under investigation by the feds while still working at GHS.

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  5. Guam democrats prepare for caucusRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | KUAM News

    Just as the democratic presidential primary election heats up across the nation, here on Guam island democrats will also be weighing-in this weekend. We may not be able to vote for the president of the United States, but our island still plays a role in who get the nomination.

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  6. The heart of the Catholic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | KUAM News

    ... the Neocatechumenal leaders Professor Giuseppe Gennarini, his wife Claudia, and Father Angelo Poschetti arrived at the Guam International Airport. Father Edivaldo Da Silva Oliveira, speaking for the archdiocese, told KUAM News, "It did not represent ...

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  7. Forty people contract mumps at Harvard ... all were vaccinated ......Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | NewsTarget.com

    ... was occurring. -- The second outbreak involved about 500 people, mostly school-aged children, in the U.S. Territory of Guam. But the most serious recent outbreak occurred in 2006, the CDC noted: In 2006, the United States experienced a multi-state ...

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  8. Archdiocese critcizes protestersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | KUAM News

    The Archdiocese of Agana says the protest that was held by dozens of frustrated Catholics at the Guam International Airport last week was "not the warm Hafa Adai Spirit that the Chamorro people are well known for". The protestors shouted you're not a real Catholic" and "go home" to Professor Giuseppe Gennarini, Mrs. Claudia Gennarini and Fr.

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  9. Former governor Felix Camacho announces congressional runRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | KUAM News

    Former Governor Felix P. Camacho made it official that he is running for Guam Delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives. Surrounded by family and friends he filed his candidate documents with the Guam Election Commission this afternoon.

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  10. Guam Commands Win 2015 Flagship AwardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 6 | San Diego NewsCape

    Three U.S. Navy commands in Guam were recognized for their volunteerism by winning Navy Community Service Program Flagship Awards for 2015. The winning commands were U.S. Naval Hospital Guam, which competed in the large overseas command category, Coastal Riverine Group 1 Det.

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  11. Texas Tech grad, Columbia astronaut to be honored with new spacecraft, S.S. Rick HusbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... the North Prairie Cemetery, where many of his family members are buried, but his remains are not buried there. Agana, Guam: The Department of Defense elementary/middle school, which Willie attended, is now the William C. McCool Elementary/Middle ...

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  12. For Japanese 'stragglers,' WWII went on for decades after its endRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... men retreated to remote, mountainous jungles as Allied forces retook dozens of Pacific islands conquered by Japan. Guam is tiny compared with some other Asian nations, but its small population that clustered mainly along the eastern coastline left ...

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  13. Former Senator, Sheriff Richard and Mayor Sue Rainey endorse Doug Hardcastle for SupervisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | The Antioch Herald

    ... 9 for both the Bush and Obama Admininstrations. Region 9 covers California, Arizona, Hawaii, Nevada, the Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and American Samoa. "Having Dick and Sue Rainey's endorsements means a lot," ...

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  14. Torres delivers stirring eulogy for childhood friend Tony BlazRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | KUAM News

    Family, friends and island dignitaries gathered early this morning in Hagatna for the state memorial service for former senator Anthony Blaz. Chief justice of the Supreme Court of Guam Robert J. Torres delivered the eulogy.

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  15. Two sent to hospitals after car hits utility pole in TamuningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | KUAM News

    The Guam Police Department is investigating the cause of a crash that occurred in Tamuning this morning. According to police spokesperson AJ Balajadia a car crashed into a utility pole.

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  16. Should the Liberation Carnival be held at Oka Point?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | KUAM News

    Oka Point is considered a prime piece of real estate for the Government of Guam worth over millions of dollars. And it could possibly house the site for an annual celebration in honor of our island's liberation.

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  17. McDonald: "of course" mayors deserve raisesRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2016 | KUAM News

    Mayors Council of Guam president and Agana Heights mayor Paul McDonald says lawmakers re-voting and ultimately passing Bill 204 is unfair. As we reported, on Friday lawmakers were called into session to reconsider the vote on the legislation to repeal raises for all elected officials and cabinet members, which includes the island's mayors and vice mayors.

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  18. Seven bomb threats frighten thousands on GuamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | USA Today

    Seven bomb threats frighten thousands on Guam Shopping areas, hotels and resorts were targeted by robo-calls, notes and social media.

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  19. Civil Defense: safety is priorityRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2016 | KUAM News

    ... that might lead to an arrest. Call police at 911, call or text CrimeStoppers 477-4357 (HELP) or go online to guam.crimestoppersweb.com . Guam Offices of Homeland Security and Civil Defense in coordination with multiple response agencies including ...

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  20. Source of bomb threats sought by GovGuam, fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | KUAM News

    Guam Homeland Security and the Marianas Regional Fusion Center are working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Homeland Security to determine who is behind the rash of bomb scares reported on Sunday. The Twitter account "EvacuationSquad" is claiming responsibility for the threats made today to local shopping centers including Micronesia Mall, Kmart, Agana Shopping Center and Guam Premier Outlets.

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